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2016 Olympic Games (INACTIVE)

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Top 2016 Olympic Games (INACTIVE) Articles

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  • Ross, Walsh Jennings undefeated in Gstaad

    April Ross and Kerri Walsh Jennings finished 3-0 in pool play Thursday at the Federation Internationale de Volleyball Gstaad Grand Slam. Ross, a Costa Mesa resident and a former Newport Harbor High standout, and Walsh Jennings needed to dig deep to fight...
  • Former Rocky Hill Resident Starts Professional Running Career

    Former Rocky Hill Resident Starts Professional Running Career
    Local native Katie Matthews recently added another accolade to her running career. Matthews, a standout athlete and five-time All-American at Boston University, was named 2013 America East Woman of the Year on June 4. The awarded is given to a...
  • Michael Phelps says he has no plans to return to swimming

    Michael Phelps says he has no plans to return to swimming
    Michael Phelps was driving over the Allegheny Mountains after playing golf with Hockey Hall of Famer Mario Lemieux on Friday, bound for Baltimore. Friends from across the country were streaming into his hometown to celebrate his 28th birthday, which is...
  • Brazil protests: Cultural tension was clear in 'City of God,' more

    Brazil protests: Cultural tension was clear in 'City of God,' more
    A novelist writes of a Brazilian mega-city where the rich soar in helicopters above the traffic and the squalor. A movie depicts rogue Rio de Janeiro cops who kill and extort money from terrified slum-dwellers. A hip-hopper in the peripheral neighborhoods...
  • Olympic swimmer Natalie Coughlin's tips for summer beauty

    Olympic swimmer Natalie Coughlin's tips for summer beauty
    Summer officially starts on Friday and no matter how old you are, the season still beckons your inner kid with play, adventure and freedom. Just don’t let grown-up, self-conscious worries zap the fun. Swimmer, 12-time Olympic medalist and...
  • Burnham earns success on sand

    Burnham earns success on sand
    After a ninth-place finish in the FIVB Beach Volleyball U23 World Championships, Kirby Burnham didn't want to sit around and sulk in disappointment. She didn't even want to take a tour of Myslowice, Poland. Burnham, the former Newport Harbor High...
  • Brazilian journalist slain in apparent effort to silence coverage

    CURITIBA, Brazil -- The head of a newspaper renowned for reporting on crime and corruption was shot to death Tuesday in a town outside Rio de Janeiro, the latest in a string of apparent assassinations of Brazilian journalists. Jose Roberto Ornelas de...
  • Cyclist races on her path to med school

    Colleen Gulick was extremely busy last weekend, not that she's any stranger to being busy. The 22-year-old from Spring City, Chester County, has been riding at the Valley Preferred Cycling Center in Trexlertown practically since she learned to pedal a...
  • French swimmer Yannick Agnel training with Bob Bowman in Baltimore

    French swimmer Yannick Agnel training with Bob Bowman in Baltimore
    After parting ways with former coach Fabrice Pellerin last month, swimmer Yannick Agnel has a new home in Baltimore. Agnel, who won three medals at the 2012 Olympics in London, recently moved from his native country of France to begin training at...
  • Preps Plus/WGN-Ch. 9 Athlete of the Month: Lincoln-Way East's Aaliyah Brown

    Preps Plus/WGN-Ch. 9 Athlete of the Month: Lincoln-Way East's Aaliyah Brown
    Angelo Brown has witnessed every Aaliyah Brown race as both father and coach. He had never seen this reaction. The fist-pounding. Her arms waving in the air. It looked more like frustration than celebration. "I was like, 'Really? 11.41, 11.42.' ' "...
  • Under Armour details plan to double revenue by 2016

    Under Armour details plan to double revenue by 2016
    Under Armour's Investor Day featured videos set to thumping music, a guest appearance by New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and bold promises layered on top of unfettered optimism. Most importantly, though, the event Wednesday at the sports...